Mr James Pollard

Consultant Colorectal & General Surgeon - Royal Bolton Hospital

Telephone Number: 01204 390544

Professional Background

Mr James Pollard came to work at Bolton NHS Foundation Trust in January 2016 on and specialises in general and colorectal surgery.

Mr Pollard is a fellow of Royal College of Surgeons of England, member of the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain & Ireland and is a member of the Faculty of Surgical Trainers.

Mr James Pollard works in the following services:

General Surgery

Our General Surgery Department has a high volume of emergency admissions, with short length of stay for surgical patients.  The department provides a variety of complex upper gastrointestinal and colorectal surgeries including for some types of cancer, and a variety of laparoscopic (keyhole) surgeries, both planned and emergency cases. There is also a Vascular Department on site that deals with complex vascular (blood vessel) problems. The hospital provides surgery for children however newborn babies are referred to Central Manchester Children’s Hospital if they need surgery.